François Leboine becomes new head of design at Fiat & Abarth

François Leboine_Fiat & Abarth Head of Design

François Leboine will lead the design of new Fiat and Abarth models after overseeing concepts at Renault

François Leboine has been appointed the new head of design at Fiat & Abarth, effective 1 June 2021. He will oversee all production and concept cars coming from the two marques. 

Leboine will report to Jean-Pierre Ploué, Stellantis chief design officer. “[I am] glad to welcome a talented designer with recognised professional skills,” said Ploué. “His forward-thinking design approach and his great personality will be core strengths to lead Fiat and Abarth future changes.”

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